Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

Pick a challenge, fire up Vim, and show us what you got.

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$ gem install vimgolf
$ vimgolf setup
$ vimgolf put [challenge ID]

Played Challenges

simple replacements - 243 entries

The goal is to see the replacement commands in action.

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 21
  • Number of attempts: 4
Inverting Lines - 519 entries

A simple challenge to invert all lines, except the first.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 2
Rural Post - 3643 entries

Simple challenge to remove all but the post code on each line

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 13
  • Number of attempts: 1
prepend * to every non-blank line - 5716 entries

Prepend an asterisk to every non-blank line in the input file.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 3
Add semicolons - 10370 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 2
Box it - 7597 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 24
  • Number of attempts: 2
Simple, Practical, and Common - 32662 entries

Simple things we do all the time should be able to be done with very few keystrokes, but sometimes I find something I need to do makes me go, "There MUST be a better way." This challenge is just a simple movement and entering text at a certain place.

  • Best score: 22
  • Best player score: 27
  • Number of attempts: 1
I forgot quotes - 15632 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 1
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